- March 1, 1946 - July 21, 2012
- North Little Rock, Arkansas
of George's Passing
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“I haven't seen or heard from Butch in years. Yet, my memories of spending time with him when I was young are fresh in my heart's memories! Butch's...Read More »
1 of 27 | Posted by: Gina L. (Perez) Jeans - Benton,, AR
“dear lisa, we were shocked to see butche's name in the paper. our thoughts are with you in this terrible time for you. please let tony and i hear...Read More »
2 of 27 | Posted by: earnie matheson and tony chiaro - AR
“I also lived in the neighborhood on 4th Street next door to the Evans Famiy. We all had a lot of fun and our friendship has lasted all these years. ...Read More »
3 of 27 | Posted by: Lynda Justice-Lewis - AR - Friend
“I'm just devastated. The memories I have of Butch are all priceless. He was a wonderful, funny, kind, loving individual. He will be missed but never...Read More »
4 of 27 | Posted by: Susan Landrum Stracener - AR
“Lisa, I am so sorry about your loss and am keeping you in my prayers everyday.
5 of 27 | Posted by: Ina Ward - Mayflower, AR - Friend
“Butch will be missed by all who new him but every time you think about him it brings a smile to your face. Our prays and thoughts will be with all...Read More »
6 of 27 | Posted by: Larry and Sally Holland - AR
“Lisa, we were so sorry to hear about Butch. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the family.
7 of 27 | Posted by: Tony & Wendy Newboles - AR
“A good friend , a super guy and everybody loved him.. He will be missed !
8 of 27 | Posted by: Merritt Johnston - Mayflower, AR
“I believe I was the only one (& Mom) in my family (Brothers & sister) including my son that called Butch, George. He was with our family through...Read More »
9 of 27 | Posted by: Flo Cunningham Powell - AR
“when my brother,sammy called this morning i was sorry to hear of butch passing and all day long i was remembering all the fun we had as kids growing...Read More »
10 of 27 | Posted by: madge swayze dubose - emory, TX
“Butch was a good guy and a good friend and I will miss him, rest in peace my friend J .O.
11 of 27 | Posted by: J O RICHARDSON - White Hall, AR
“There isn't much I can say Lisa. Butch was a great husband and friend that you'll never replace. He made me laugh every time we talked and I know you...Read More »
12 of 27 | Posted by: Shelton Bailey
“I have known Butch all my adult life he was such a great guy he will be missed by all that knew him rest in peace
14 of 27 | Posted by: JENNIFER WELLS - Quitman, AR
“You always have one or two 'freinds' and "he was cosidered one you could always count on!!
15 of 27 | Posted by: Jack & Bruce Stewart (jackson 5) Butch always called Dad "jac - AR
“I am so sory to hear about Butch. I worked with him at UP RR. He seemed to always be happy and friendly. My thoughts go out to his family.
16 of 27 | Posted by: D. P. Ray
“Butch & Lisa were not only good friends to me and Johnny Walker but also to Greg & many others, Lisa & Family, I"m so sorry for your loss and I know...Read More »
17 of 27 | Posted by: Brenda Walker Shaw - AR - Friend
“Lots of memories on the railroad with Butch. Sorry for family's loss. Junior Johnson
18 of 27 | Posted by: L J Johnson Jr - Greenbrier, Ar, AR
“Lisa & Family Our thoughts and prayers are with you , We pray the Lord gives each of you strength. Butch will be truly missed , he was a great...Read More »
19 of 27 | Posted by: Loretta Howell Dumas & Georgie Howell - AR
“My prayers are with your family. Butch was a great man. I used to work at Cecil's Meat Market on Batesville Pike and would sometimes take groceries...Read More »
20 of 27 | Posted by: Linda Langley - Gravel Ridge, AR
21 of 27 | Posted by: Joan Keaton
“I knew Butch all of my life. We lived two doors apart as we were growing up. Butch became a part of our family. My sincerest sympathies go out to...Read More »
22 of 27 | Posted by: Gary Haver - Sherwood, AR
“I am so very sorry for your loss. I am and will continue prayers for family.
23 of 27 | Posted by: Cynthia sieber - scott, AR
“Lisa and Skunkbelly (their cat),
Please know that you are in our thoughts. Butch will be greatly missed by everyone especially by us. He was...Read More »
24 of 27 | Posted by: RD & Linda Keever - Cabot, AR
“Several months ago when told of Butch's prognosis I just couldn't believe it. He was always bigger than life....seemingly invincible. Such a great...Read More »
25 of 27 | Posted by: Linda Sue Lewis - AR - Friend
“So Sorry about Butch, we went to school together @ North Little Rock High,I remember being in Science Class with him, I had a Crush on him my...Read More »
26 of 27 | Posted by: Viada Dashiell - N.L.R., AR
“Prayers for each of you. We have fond memories from grade school thru high school. The Cranford Family.
27 of 27 | Posted by: Glenda Cranford - AR - friend
George T. "Butch" Evans, of North Little Rock, was born March 1, 1946 and died Saturday, July 21, 2012. He leaves behind his wife and best friend, Lisa Evans; mother, Jeanetta Evans; sisters, Daisy (Ken) Frizzel and Carolyn (Tommy) Finley; nephew, Jason Finley; niece, Carrie (Chris) Hum; great-niece, Snowbird Hum; step-children, Seth Long and Christi Barg.
He was preceded in death by the best dogs ever, Saint, Cody, Misty and Jockamo.
Memorials may be made to North Little Rock Animal Shelter, P.O. Box 5757, North Little Rock, Arkansas 72119.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Thursday at the North Little Rock Funeral Home, 1921 Main, 758-1170. Online obituary and guest registry at www.nlrfh.com.
His favorite quote from Jimmy Buffett: "Some of it was magic, some of it was tragic, but I had a good life all the way." Everybody drink a cold beer.